"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.